Brotherhood quotes

  • The world is now too small for anything but brotherhood.
    -- A. Powell Davies

    #Brotherhood #World #Politics

  • We want to be, I think, an example for the rest of the Arab world, because there are a lot of people who say that the only democracy you can have in the Middle East is the Muslim Brotherhood.
    -- Abdallah II

    #Thinking #People #Brotherhood

  • For peace and brotherhood, I am ready to serve the Turkish state, and I believe that for this end I must remain alive.
    -- Abdullah Ocalan

    #Believe #Brotherhood #Alive

  • I believe that if we really want human brotherhood to spread and increase until it makes life safe and sane, we must also be certain that there is no one true faith or path by which it may spread.
    -- Adlai E. Stevenson

    #Faith #Believe #Brotherhood

  • Communism has served us ill in having us swap a living brotherhood for what looks to have the features of the coldest of all chill abstractions.
    -- Aime Cesaire

    #Brotherhood #Looks #Chill

  • Above all things let us never forget that mankind constitutes one great brotherhood; all born to encounter suffering and sorrow, and therefore bound to sympathize with each other.
    -- Albert Pike

    #Brotherhood #Suffering #Sorrow

  • Art is the lens through which I experience the world. Art is the medium to present the human condition... love, fear, bewilderment, pleasure, distaste, brotherhood and all the subtleties that we all know...
    -- Alton Tobey

    #Art #Brotherhood #Lenses

  • The defining mission of the Muslim Brotherhood is the implementation of sharia.
    -- Andrew C. McCarthy

    #Brotherhood #Defining #Missions

  • The problem of our age is the proper administration of wealth, so that the ties of brotherhood may still bind together the rich and poor in harmonious relationship.
    -- Andrew Carnegie

    #Ties #Brotherhood #Age

  • No one in USAID embodied the spirit of compassion and brotherhood that underpins our efforts more than Larry Foley.
    -- Andrew Natsios

    #Compassion #Effort #Brotherhood

  • This is the Easter message, that awakening is possible, to the goodness of God, the sacredness of human life, the sisterhood and brotherhood of all.
    -- Anne Lamott

    #Easter #Sisterhood #Brotherhood

  • The Creed of the Assassin Brotherhood teaches us that nothing is forbidden to us. Once, I thought that meant we were free to do as we would. To pursue our ideals, no matter the cost. I understand now. Not a grant of permission. The Creed is a warning.
    -- Arno Hintjens

    #Brotherhood #Cost #Warning

  • In 1985 as a teenager in Kenya, I was an adamant member of the Muslim Brotherhood.
    -- Ayaan Hirsi Ali

    #Teenager #Brotherhood #Kenya

  • The free man must be born before freedom can be won, and the brotherly man must be born before full brotherhood can be won. It will come into being only if we build it out of our very muscle and bone - by trying to act it out.
    -- Barbara Deming

    #Men #Brotherhood #Trying

  • The idea of African brotherhood is often just a cover-up for laziness. We must see what is achievable in our circumstances and evaluate all decisions. In terms of regional economic integration, sentimentality is not enough. We really have to be frank and honest.
    -- Benjamin Mkapa

    #Ideas #Decision #Brotherhood

  • The aim of life is no more to control the mind, but to develop it harmoniously; not to achieve salvation here after, but to make the best use of it here below; and not to realise truth, beauty and good only in contemplation, but also in the actual experience of daily life; social progress depends not upon the ennoblement of the few but on the enrichment of democracy; universal brotherhood can be achieved only when there is an equality of opportunity - of opportunity in the social, political and individual life.
    -- Bhagat Singh

    #Opportunity #Political #Brotherhood

  • You don't fight racism with racism, the best way to fight racism is with solidarity.
    -- Bobby Seale

    #Fighting #Racism #Brotherhood

  • There is no escape - man drags man down, or man lifts man up.
    -- Booker T. Washington

    #Men #Brotherhood #Drag

  • This is our festival and on this day we are all Indians. We celebrate the festival by maintaining the spirit of brotherhood.
    -- Brinda Karat

    #Brotherhood #Festivals #Maintaining

  • Brotherhood is the very price and condition of man's survival.
    -- Carlos P. Romulo

    #Men #Brotherhood #Survival

  • The practice of charity will bind us...will bind all men in one great brotherhood.
    -- Conrad Hilton

    #Men #Practice #Brotherhood

  • I am convinced that the women of the world, united without any regard for national or racial dimensions, can become a most powerful force for international peace and brotherhood.
    -- Coretta Scott King

    #Powerful #Brotherhood #World

  • Humanity is actually under the control of dinosaur-like alien reptiles called the Babylon Brotherhood who must consume human blood to maintain their human appearance.
    -- David Icke

    #Blood #Humanity #Brotherhood

  • A group of reptilian humanoids, called the Babylonian Brotherhood, control humanity.
    -- David Icke

    #Humanity #Brotherhood #Groups

  • Only to the extent that men desire peace and brotherhood can the world be made better. No peace even though temporarily obtained, will be permanent, whether to individuals or nations, unless it is built upon the solid foundation of eternal principles.
    -- David O. McKay

    #Men #Brotherhood #Desire

  • Christian brotherhood is not an ideal which we must realize; it is rather a reality created by God in Christ in which we may participate.
    -- Dietrich Bonhoeffer

    #Christian #Reality #Brotherhood

  • We want no revolution; we want the brotherhood of men. We want men to love one another. We want all men to have what is sufficient for their needs. And now - strange thought - the devil has so maneuvered that the people turn from Him because those who profess Him are clothed in soft raiment and sit at well-spread tables and deny the poor.
    -- Dorothy Day

    #Men #People #Brotherhood

  • We call for an end to the killing of one another, and we denounce the violence and fanaticism that threatens life. The victory of the resurrection must be experienced as a victory of life, of brotherhood, of the future, of hope.
    -- Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I of Constantinople

    #Victory #Brotherhood #Violence

  • ...I put down these memorandums of my affections in honor of tenderness, in honor of all of those who have been conscripted into the brotherhood of loss...
    -- Edward Hirsch

    #Healing #Loss #Brotherhood

  • The crest and crowning of all good, life's final star, is Brotherhood.
    -- Edwin Markham

    #Stars #Good Life #Brotherhood

  • At this place, Jews have prayed throughout the generations, and it is fitting that the message of brotherhood should go out from here.
    -- Ehud Barak

    #Brotherhood #Messages #Generations

  • When we have undermined the patriotic lie, we shall have cleared the path for the great structure where all shall be united into a universal brotherhood — a truly free society.
    -- Emma Goldman

    #Lying #Patriotic #Brotherhood

  • Brotherhood is not so wild a dream as those, who profit by postponing it, pretend.
    -- Eric Sevareid

    #Dream #Brotherhood #Profit

  • The cost in human lives and suffering is so high that we all have to work to end violence and oppression once and for all. We have to proclaim that every human being is equal, in dignity, in freedom -and, as the first article of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights states, we have to live in a spirit of brotherhood.
    -- Federico Mayor Zaragoza

    #Rights #Suffering #Brotherhood

  • The founders of the great world religions, Gautama Buddha, Jesus, Lao-Tzu, Mohammed, all seem to have striven for a worldwide brotherhood of man; but none of them could develop institutions which would include the enemy, the unbeliever.
    -- Geoffrey Gorer

    #Jesus #Men #Brotherhood

  • When man to man shall be friend and brother.
    -- Gerald Massey

    #Brother #Men #Brotherhood

  • See the brotherhood of all mankind as the highest order of Yogis; conquer your own mind, and conquer the world.
    -- Guru Nanak

    #Order #Brotherhood #Mind

  • Our true nationality is mankind.
    -- H. G. Wells

    #Life #Racism #Brotherhood

  • All poets and story tellers alive today make a single brotherhood; they are engaged in a single work, picturing our human life. Whoever pictures life as he sees it, reassembles in his own way the details of existence which affect him deeply, and so creates a spiritual world of his own.
    -- Haniel Long

    #Spiritual #Brotherhood #Live For Today

  • The true foundation of the brotherhood of humankind is belief in the knowledge that God is the Father of humankind. For us, therefore, brotherhood is not only a generous impulse but also a divine command.
    -- Harry S. Truman

    #Father #Community #Brotherhood

  • The heresy of one age becomes the orthodoxy of the next. Mere tolerance has given place to a sentiment of brotherhood between sincere men of all denominations.
    -- Helen Keller

    #Men #Tolerance #Brotherhood

  • We have made, and still are making, enormous advances on material lines. It is necessary that we commensurately advance on moral lines. Civilization, as it progresses, requires a higher conscience, a keener sense of justice, a warmer brotherhood, a wider, loftier, truer public spirit.
    -- Henry George

    #Civilization #Justice #Brotherhood

  • A king is no king without his people, but a people without their king would be lost as well. Lan Fan (Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood)
    -- Hiromu Arakawa

    #Kings #People #Brotherhood

  • The Muslim Brotherhood can't even penetrate the Egyptian government,
    -- Ibrahim Ali

    #Government #Brotherhood #Egyptian

  • There was a time in our lives when we were so close that nothing seemed to obstruct our friendship and brotherhood, and only a small footbridge separated us. Just as you were about to step on it, I asked you "Do you want to cross the footbridge to me?" - Immediately you did not want to anymore; and when I asked you again you remained silent. Since then mountains and torrential rivers and whatever separates and alienates have been cast between us, and even if we wanted to get together, we couldn't. But when you now think of that little footbridge, words fail you and you sob and marvel.
    -- Irvin D. Yalom

    #Thinking #Rivers #Brotherhood

  • There is a brotherhood within the body of believers, and the Lord Jesus Christ is the common denominator. Friendship and fellowship are the legal tender among believers.
    -- J. Vernon McGee

    #Jesus #Brotherhood #Body

  • The Brotherhood was strong, a unit. a powerful force in their world for good. And so too were the females. Strong. A unit. A powerful force for good in their world.
    -- J.R. Ward

    #Strong #Powerful #Brotherhood

  • Strong relationships are not rocked by a truth that is grounded by resolute monogamy.
    -- J.R. Ward

    #Strong #Brotherhood #Monogamy

  • A book unopened alters not the ink on it's pages
    -- J.R. Ward

    #Book #Brotherhood #Ink

  • She nodded, wondering why couldn't she have been named Mary. Or Sue. Butno , she had to be nine-letter Elizabeth.
    -- J.R. Ward

    #Brotherhood #Letters #Nine

  • Perfect date material, she thought. A vampire with the social equivalent of road rage. ---Beth about Wrath
    -- J.R. Ward

    #Wrath #Perfect #Brotherhood

  • What happened to you?" she asked. "I got hit in the side." "With what?" "A knife.
    -- J.R. Ward

    #Knives #Brotherhood #Sides

  • Then you would hold me up, wouldn't you." He traced over her features with his fingertips. And as he did, for some strange reason, he felt the arms of infinity wrapping around them both, holding them close... linking them forever. Yes, he mouthed. I would hold you up. I will ever hold you up and hold you dear, lover mine.
    -- J.R. Ward

    #Forever #Brotherhood #Arms

  • Our two peoples have stood shoulder-to-shoulder in the brotherhood of blood spilled.
    -- Jacques Chirac

    #Blood #Two #Brotherhood

  • Harness the fire hidden in The Eucharist to bring about a true brotherhood and unity.
    -- Jaime Sin

    #Fire #Unity #Brotherhood

  • Commerce links all mankind in one common brotherhood of mutual dependence and interests.
    -- James A. Garfield

    #Brotherhood #Links #Common

  • The opportunity for brotherhood presents itself every time you meet a human being.
    -- Jane Wyman

    #Wisdom #Opportunity #Brotherhood

  • It is at times such as this that we show our true spirit of giving and of brotherhood - of revealing the good Samaritan in all of us.
    -- Jo Bonner

    #Giving #Brotherhood #Spirit

  • As soon as you start talking about Scouting, there's an immediate connection and brotherhood.
    -- John Coyle

    #Talking #Brotherhood #Connections

  • Although the world proved not yet ready for the brotherhood of baseball, that would be only a matter of time, baseball magnates believed.
    -- John Thorn

    #Baseball #Brotherhood #Would Be

  • The Rothschild family is the head of the organization in which I entered in Colorado. All the Occult Brotherhoods are part of it. It is a Lucifer Organization to install his reign in the whole world. ... Supposedly the Rothschilds have personal dealings with the Devil. I have personally been in his villa and have experienced it. And I know it is true.
    -- John Todd

    #Organization #Brotherhood #Devil

  • We must change the system of education and instruction. Unfortunately, history has shown us that brotherhood must be learned, when it should be natural.
    -- Josephine Baker

    #Education #Brotherhood #Natural

  • I believe it makes us all even closer believe it or not. We were all pretty close to begin with but I think it's done even more for us. It truly is a brotherhood and I'm glad to be a part of it.
    -- Kathy Valentine

    #Believe #Thinking #Brotherhood

  • We felt responsible for each other. The D-line's got to take care of that line of scrimmage, (the linebackers) have got to clean up, and the safeties and DBs take care of that back end. We felt we're a brotherhood and we just had to get it done.
    -- Kawika Mitchell

    #Safety #Brotherhood #Done

  • The best way to marginalize the Muslim Brotherhood [in Egypt] is in the ballot box, not through arrests and killing people.
    -- Kelly Ayotte

    #Egypt #People #Brotherhood

  • There was brotherhood between people who had fed from the same breast, a kinship that even time could not break. - Amir
    -- Khaled Hosseini

    #People #Brotherhood #Amir

  • My religion is truth, love and service to God and humanity. Every religion that has come into the world has brought the message of love and brotherhood. Those who are indifferent to the welfare of their fellowmen, whose hearts are empty of love, they do not know the meaning of religion.
    -- Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan

    #Heart #Humanity #Brotherhood

  • The era of Christianity peace, brotherhood, the Golden Rule as applied to governmental matters is. yet to come, and when it comes, then, and then only, will the future of nations be sure.
    -- Lajos Kossuth

    #Brotherhood #Matter #Golden

  • We have come here with a message of love and brotherhood.
    -- Lalu Prasad Yadav

    #Brotherhood #Messages

  • Right knows no boundaries, and justice no frontiers; the brotherhood of man is not a domestic institution.
    -- Learned Hand

    #Men #Justice #Brotherhood

  • My illness has taught me something about the nature of humanity, love, brotherhood and relationships that I never understood, and probably never would have. So, from that standpoint, there is some truth and good in everything.
    -- Lee Atwater

    #Humanity #Brotherhood #Taught

  • I have defended democracy, human rights, and brotherhood between peoples. And I'll keep doing so for as long as I live.
    -- Leyla Zana

    #Rights #Long #Brotherhood

  • The birch trees loom ahead like a brotherhood of ghosts.
    -- Lisa Ann Sandell

    #Tree #Brotherhood #Ghost

  • As man draws nearer to the stars, why should he not also draw nearer to his neighbor?
    -- Lyndon B. Johnson

    #Stars #Men #Brotherhood

  • Hinduism insists on the brotherhood of not only all mankind but of all that lives.
    -- Mahatma Gandhi

    #Brotherhood #Hinduism #Mankind

  • We formed in 1993 to make it clear that we don't take our marching orders from anyone overseas, we have no connection to the Muslim Brotherhood.
    -- Mahdi Bray

    #Order #Brotherhood #Connections

  • It is a time for martyrs now, and if I am to be one, it will be for the cause of brotherhood. That's the only thing that can save this country.
    -- Malcolm X

    #Country #Brotherhood #Patriotism

  • In death as in life, we stand together, always a family, always a team. The brotherhood never dies.
    -- Marcus Luttrell

    #Team #Brotherhood #Together

  • They who say that we should love our fellow-citizens but not foreigners, destroy the universal brotherhood of mankind, with which benevolence and justice would perish forever.
    -- Marcus Tullius Cicero

    #Justice #Forever #Brotherhood

  • Nature has inclined us to love men.
    -- Marcus Tullius Cicero

    #Men #Brotherhood

  • If you embark on a project as magnificent in concept as the brotherhood of man, it is foolish not to anticipate difficulties of proportionate magnificence.
    -- Margaret Halsey

    #Men #Brotherhood #Magnificence

  • The universal brotherhood of man is our most precious possession.
    -- Mark Twain

    #Men #Community #Brotherhood

  • Sooner or later, all the peoples of the world will have to discover a way to live together in peace, and thereby transform this pending cosmic elegy into a creative psalm of brotherhood.
    -- Martin Luther King, Jr.

    #Creative #Brotherhood #Together

  • In some not too distant tomorrow the radiant stars of love and brotherhood will shine over our great nation with all their scintillating beauty.
    -- Martin Luther King, Jr.

    #Stars #Shining #Brotherhood

  • The beauty of genuine brotherhood and peace is more precious than diamonds or silver or gold.
    -- Martin Luther King, Jr.

    #Brotherhood #Gold #Silver

  • Violence is immoral because it thrives on hatred rather than love. It destroys community and makes brotherhood impossible. It leaves society in monologue rather than dialogue. Violence ends by defeating itself. It creates bitterness in the survivors and brutality in the destroyers.
    -- Martin Luther King, Jr.

    #Community #Hatred #Brotherhood

  • The real problem is that through our scientific genius we’ve made of the world a neighborhood, but through our moral and spiritual genius we’ve failed to make of it a brotherhood.
    -- Martin Luther King, Jr.

    #Spiritual #Real #Brotherhood

  • The world in which we live is geographically one. The challenge that we face today is to make it one in terms of brotherhood.
    -- Martin Luther King, Jr.

    #Challenges #Brotherhood #World

  • When Negroes looked for the second phase, the realization of equality, they found that many of their white allies had quietly disappeared.... To stay murder is not the same thing as to ordain brotherhood.
    -- Martin Luther King, Jr.

    #White #Brotherhood #Realization

  • World peace and brotherhood are based on a common understanding of the contributions and cultures of all races and creeds
    -- Mary McLeod Bethune

    #Race #Understanding #Brotherhood

  • The only redemptive feature of war is the brotherhood which it forges.
    -- Max Hastings

    #War #Brotherhood

  • You may call for peace as loudly as you wish, but where there is no brotherhood there can in the end be no peace.
    -- Max Lerner

    #Brotherhood #Wish #May

  • There is a brotherhood among the kindly- Closer and defter and more integral- Than any of aisle or coven- For love rang out before the chapel bell
    -- Mervyn Peake

    #Kindness #Brotherhood #Bells

  • Communist ideology in its pure form is akin to Christianity. Its main ideas are the brotherhood of all peoples irrespective of their nationality, justice and equality, peace, and an end to all hostility between peoples.
    -- Mikhail Gorbachev

    #Ideas #Justice #Brotherhood

  • The Muslim Brotherhood is a global movement whose members cooperate with each other throughout the world, based on the same religious worldview - the spread of Islam, until it rules the world.
    -- Mohammed Mahdi Akef

    #Religious #Brotherhood #Islam

  • As far as my experience goes, men of genius are fairly gifted with the social qualities; and in this age, there appears to be a fellow-feeling among them, which had not heretofore been developed. As men, they ask nothing better than to be on equal terms with their fellow-men; and as authors, they have thrown aside their proverbial jealousy, and acknowledge a generous brotherhood.
    -- Nathaniel Hawthorne

    #Men #Feelings #Brotherhood

  • Desegregation is a joke.
    -- Nina Simone

    #Brotherhood #Jokes

  • If someone saves your life, you develop a brotherhood, no matter what your race.
    -- Omar Epps

    #Race #Brotherhood #Matter

  • People are realizing that color has no bearing on what's known as brotherhood
    -- Omar Epps

    #Color #People #Brotherhood

  • If you really believe in the brotherhood of man, and you want to come into its fold, you've got to let everyone else in, too.
    -- Oscar Hammerstein II

    #Believe #Men #Brotherhood